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2019 local elections

This includes elections for Christchurch City Council and Community Boards, Environment Canterbury and the Canterbury District Health Board.

The next local body elections will be held on Saturday 12 October 2019.

Public Notice of 2019 Triennial Local Authority Elections  [PDF, 262 KB]

Information on the election is being updated in the sections below.

If you have any questions, please contact the Electoral Officer, Jo Daly, by email to elections2019@ccc.govt.nz or phone on 03 941 8581.


The election will be held by postal vote and voting papers will be delivered from 20 September 2019. 

Voting closes at noon on 12 October. Make sure you're enrolled.(external link)